Kōrero: Scots

Child migrants, Wellington

Child migrants, Wellington

Among the new immigrants from Scotland in the years between the two world wars were orphans and other children who lacked family support, brought out under various schemes. They included this group of youngsters who began new lives in New Zealand in 1940 at the Presbyterian boys’ and girls’ home in Berhampore, Wellington.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: 1/2-C-005844

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Scots - 1900–1945: ebbs and flows', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/179/child-migrants-wellington (accessed 10 August 2022)

He kōrero nā John Wilson, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015